What is Tracee Ellis Ross' net worth? Tracee Ellis Ross' net worth is $2.5 million dollars. Born in Los Angeles, California, Tracee Ellis Ross, also known as Tracee Joy Silberstein, graduated from Brown University with a degree in Theatre. She began her professional career as a model with still in high school, and subsequently worked as a fashion editor for New York Magazine and Mirabella. In the mid-90s, she began her on-camera career, appearing in the film, "Far Harbor". Her work in that project led to more prominent roles in the television film, "Race Against Fear: A Moment of Truth", and the film, "Hanging Up", directed by Diane Keaton. She also served as host of "The Dish", a pop culture news program on Lifetime. In 2000, she was cast in the role that would make her star, as Joan Carol Clayton on the popular sitcom, "Girlfriends". She would play the role until the series ended in 2008. She won numerous awards for her work on "Girlfriends", and is currently co-starring in the sitcom, "Reed Between the Lines".